Biography

After 20 years in the industry as a coder, systems architect, and team leader, it’s safe to say Daniel Wright has picked up a thing or two.

Dan is passionate about creating simple, robust and maintainable code that will long survive his involvement.

Already an adept mentor to individuals and teams, Dan has also shown he’s equally comfortable speaking in front of crowds.

He’s design savvy, a relentless problem solver, an energy drink aficionado and one of the nicest opinionated people you’ll ever meet. Known for being an innovator and influencer at every company he works at, employers eventually come to love Dan’s no-nonsense way of walking the planet.


Résumé on LinkedIn.

Interests

Dan likes writing code, graphic design, typography, simplicity, whimsy, movie scores, pop music, cinematography, lens flares, the original and last Star Wars trilogies, the Star Trek movie reboots.

Dan loves user interface design and user experience.

Dan is obsessed with the design of Disney theme park attractions and the experiences they create.

Family

Dan’s married to Arifah and together they’re raising two endlessly fascinating kids and an ex-guide dog.

His family are remarkably understanding about his obsession with Disney theme parks.